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Address: The Huon Road, Fern Tree, Tasmania 7054, Australia
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+61 3 6230 8233

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Cosy, homely, big fireplace, cold beer

Just at the base of the mountain. Lots of personality. 2 big warm open fire places. Just what the doctor ordered after a trip to the top of the freezing mountain. Some old leather... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
SteveDWS
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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359 reviews
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Just at the base of the mountain. Lots of personality. 2 big warm open fire places. Just what the doctor ordered after a trip to the top of the freezing mountain. Some old leather lounges to relax on. Does a good roast but quite pricey for location. Has an outside beer garden, 2 x pool tables and was playing some... More 

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Southport, Australia
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76 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed June 29, 2015

This is a great pub , cafe/restaurant boasting three lovely wood fires one open with couches , great to warm the bones after a hike up Mt Wellington , whether that hike be in a car or on foot , settle in with a mulled wine or a beer. The hot chocolate is not short of chocolate , the restaurant... More 

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Fern Tree, Australia
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57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Clean, tidy, nice fires and good good and friendly staff...we often go there as a family with our five year old and adult children as well. Everyone welcome...

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Hobart
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed December 2, 2014

I can see why this place has been open for so long- the location is great! Large trees everywhere, closest place to warm your hands around a mug after playing in the snow. I have been here only twice so my review isn't as balanced as it could be - first time It was one of my favourite places to... More 

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Thank abarnes1
Adelaide, Australia
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546 reviews
207 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed November 20, 2014

My wife and I stopped at the Tavern for coffee and cake. The cake was fresh, the tea and coffee hot, the service friendly and fast. The tables were set in a light bright area with floor to ceiling windows looking out over a wooded hillside. I would definitely come back here again!

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Perth, Australia
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444 reviews
242 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2014

Passed through Fern Tree on the way to Mount Wellington, looked interesting so we decided to catch the local bus and come up for the day. Lovely quiet spot that felt vey peaceful. Not much in town where we got off the bus, except a few houses, a nice tavern where we had an enjoyable lunch, a small old wooden... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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90 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Had a drink on the way down from the mountain and proved to be a nice stop. Friendly staff and a pleasant atmosphere.

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Thank Retnuac
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in here after going up to mount Wellington..nice warm fire, friendly staff, didn't get a chance to try the food but the drinks were good. Def worth the stop in.

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Hobart, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2014

We ordered the schnitzels as we had heard great things and wanted to see just how big they were. Well they were huge, but tasted awful. Vinegary and sour. Disappointing as we live locally and wanted this to be our local pub. Won't be back.

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Melbourne
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Nice pub and fabulously friendly service. Food was perfect too. We drove from Kingston Beach back around toward Hobart so it was a terrific place to break for lunch.

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